About header

About Us...

GradeBusters has been running for over 20 years and was set up by teachers; Kevin McGinty & Heidi McGinty.

By removing learning barriers, GradeBusters works to enrich, inspire, teach and mentor all students on their educational journey. We currently run a variety of Primary & Secondary taught courses in Maths, English, Exam Prep & A-Level Maths & Biology.

Symbol one
Symbol two

Our aim is to ensure all of our students have ownership and enjoyment in order to reach their full academic potential.

We believe it is our role as educators and parents to see greater value in our students than they see in themselves.

Our vision

To transform the knowledge and understanding of all of our students so that those that believe they can’t do well at school, realise they can, and those who believe they can, realise why.


Expert Team

Have over 100 years of combined teaching experience.

Kevin McGinty

Director & Lead Teacher
View profile

Heidi McGinty

Director & Lead Teacher
View profile

Laura Young

View profile

Karen Wray

View profile

Joe Dowie

View profile

Michelle Quinlan

View profile

We can all use a little support

How we help our students

Here’s how

Percentage white
Math watermark

What tool is best suited for mathematics…?



We provide a range of courses in Primary, Secondary, GCSE, A-Level Maths & Maths Exam Preparation.

Book white
English watermark

The past, the future and the present walk into a bar…

…it was tense


We provide a range of courses in Primary, Secondary, GCSE English & English Exam Preparation.

Testube icon
Biology Watermark

Why did the biologist break up with the physicist?

...they had no chemistry!


We provide an advanced course in A-Level Biology for students in years 12 and 13.

Why our students


Here’s how